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Women in Business: Today and Tomorrow Real Estate

Women in Business: Today & Tomorrow Lecture SeriesWorking in the Real Estate Industry

Thursday, October 27th, 2016

11:30 AM to 1:00 PM

BU 220 (The Board Room)

Join us on Thursday, October 27th to hear from three women actively working in the Real Estate Industry who have held a variety of different career positions and roles.

The Monte Ahuja College of Business is host to the Paul J. Everson Real Estate Center and recently held the 2016 Real Estate Conference in September. Through the generous gifts of the Center's namesake, we are also able to offer the Paul J. Everson Scholarship for Finance majors with a 3.0 GPA interested in pursuing careers related to or in the Real Estate industry. The scholarship application is open for the Fall 2017-Spring 2018 academic year. Students can apply for the scholarship here.

Panelists include:

Linda KaneLinda Kane: Linda is not only an Accounting alumna from Cleveland State University, she is one of the Executive in Residences here at the Paul J. Everson Real Estate Center within the Monte Ahuja College of Business. Prior to her Executive in Residence position, Linda was a Vice President at Forest City Enterprises. Learn more about Linda here.

Janet MenkoJanet Menko: Janet is a CPA and Director of the GAAP Center of Excellence at Forest City Realty Trust. Janet began her career as an Audit Manager at Deloitte & Touche and held a variety of accounting and managerial roles before becoming the Director of the GAAP Center at Forest City. Learn more about Janet here.

Mary Kay BradaMary Kay Brada: Mary Kay is Transaction Manager at CBRE, Commercial Real Estate Group. In her role at CBRE, Mary Kay manages the full range of real estate transactions required to achieve a client's real estate strategy. Prior to CBRE, she worked at the Cleveland Clinic.  Learn more about Mary Kay here.

Women in Business events are open to all Cleveland State University students. This student engagement program is sponsored by the Undergraduate Programs and Student Services Office.  If you have any questions about the event please contact Anne Nelson at

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